Telangana has officially been made a separate state on 2nd June 2014. Telangana might be a new state for you but the culture and history of this place are will really amaze you. Nature and travel lovers must visit this place to explore and relax. So following are the Tourist Places in Telangana.
Below mentioned are some places which are major tourist attractions.
Charminar is the most famous tourist place in Telangana. It is located at the heart of the City of Nizams. There are various stories behind the construction of the monument. Charminar is situated on the east bank of the River, Mausi. The Charminar is surrounded by the Laad Bazar and Makah Masjid on the west side of the minaar.
The place is the most famous and the most popular place. People love to visit this place at all times of the year. The bazaar near the monument is always crowded. There are Ramadan prayers at Charminar. The markets are very colourful and crowded to the extent that the visibility of the monument ceases. Every visit is incomplete without the visit to this famous minaar.
Chowmahalla Palace, Hyderabad
In the times, when there were Nizams, Chowmahalla Mahal/ palace was said to be the centre of Hyderabad. The palace has a grand and a very beautiful architecture. The palace has a total of 2 courtyards, a Darbar Hall, fountains and beautiful green gardens. many cultural and cooperate dinners are being hosted at this palace.
The palace looks incredibly beautiful with all the decorations. This place is a must visit for its amazing architecture style and the vibrant colours of the Mahal are truly a beauty to the eyes.
Golkonda fort is situated at a distance of only 11 km from Hyderabad. This fort is easily accessible for all the tourists coming from anywhere. The Fort consists of four forts with a common outer boundary for all.
The fort is of prime significance in the history of Telangana as the fort is the sign for Aurangzeb’s succession over the Deccan region. Earlier the fort was ruled by the Qutub Shahi dynasty. The place has long corridors which are idle for a small picnic or a get together for children.
According to the legends, the forests near the Bhadrachalam is the one where Ram, Sita and Lakshman had come to spend the years of their exile and this is the place from where Sita was abducted by Ravana. You can even find the ancient Rama-Sita temple.
This temple has its mentions in the ancient scriptures. There are long roads with dense tree branches hanging overhead make for this place a pleasant and a lovely road to this ancient temple. Tourist can visit this place in Hyderabad over a long weekend.
Pakhal Lake is an artificial lake. It is considered one of the most beautiful man-made lake. Pakhal Lake is a place that you can not afford to miss. It is surely a worth visit. The lake is surrounded by the Pakhal wildlife sanctuary that is mainly popular for tiger, leopard and bear spotting.
A large number of other animals including panthers and cobras can also be seen here. The lake is the perfect place for the tourist and the people living nearby to chill and camp. It is o e of the most lovable places of Telangana.
Telangana is famous for its rocky terrain. The local people living there have also justified it with some really amazing forts. Bhongir Fort is also commonly known as the Fort at the Hilltop is one such example. The fort is so awesome that you can enjoy the beautiful view from it.
For all the nature lovers and travellers, you can visit this place for a beautiful view of the Deccan plains. You can see the vast stretches of farms, green forests and wastelands from the top of the hill. the fort plays a great role in shaping the history of the Deccan region.
Papi Kondalu Hills
Papi Kondalu hills are commonly known as the Papi hills. It is the region that is technically a gorge in the Godavari River. There are tall mountains with flat tops that are beautifully carved by the Godavari river which was earlier an East Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh.
The area is famous for river cruises in the Godavari and is one of the most popular in Tourist places in Telangana because of its simplicity. One can find peace and solace here. Tourist even likes to spend their nights here.
Nagarjuna Sagar dam is one of the most visited places in Telangana. The place is visited by all kinds of people. It is not just the large water reservoir or the dam outlet but the amazing view make this place worth a visit. Nature lover will love to visit this place. There are Stroll inland into the nearby areas that leads to the small rivers and tributaries and that eventually leads to the dam.
You will also find many such wonderful waterfalls which looks so stunning and amazing that it is a worth visit. Telangana is full of waterfalls and all you need to do is trace any water source to the wild origins to witness the real beauty. Nature lovers will love witnessing this natural beauty.
Then on the list comes Warangal fort. The fort is famous for its ancient Indian architecture that is intact in the ruins. The pillars and their inscriptions that are present inside the fort still draws thousands of visitors every year to this place. This place has its own history.
Though the origin of the fort is not confidently known by anyone till now, the fort has been put under the care of ASI to preserve the remains. It is also considered as one of the 7 wonders of India by many people who have visited there.
Himayat Sagar Lake and the Hussain Sagar Lake
Himayat Sagar and Hussain Sagar Lake are both man-made lakes. Both these lakes are very often visited together by the tourist. The Himayat Sagar Lake offers the visitors peace and a beautiful scenery. The lake is at the short distance from the busy city of Hyderabad.
One must visit this place around sunset when the waters and the rays of the sun dipping at the horizon bring out a beautiful hue. Hussain Sagar Lake, on the other hand, has a huge statue of Lord Buddha. People who are living in the city and the tourist love to visit this place at Night.